You have joined us at the web pages for the Hutt Valley Branch of the New Zealand Society of Genealogists. This site provides information for our branch members and also for anyone interested in researching their family history in the Hutt Valley area.
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Our Branch generally meets twice a month at the Petone Public Library meeting room, 7-11 Britannia Street, Petone. Evening access is via the door from the Peel Place Car Park.
Parking is available in Peel Place Car Park, next to the Libary, and accessed from either Britannia St or Richmond St. This map shows Peel Place Car Park.
Visitors are most welcome.
Family History Research Day - 30 April 2016
For more details see Family History Research Day - 30 April 2016 [PDF]
Last Post ceremony - like to be involved?
HUTT VALLEY BRANCH MEETINGS
Thurs 14 April 2016, 7:30pm
'The Christophers Boys: My debt of gratitude for four years of sacrifice' - Herb Christophers
Herb Christophers will talk about the four Christophers brothers who were killed in WWI, and Herb's journey to Gallipoli last year as the New Zealand custodian of the poppy wall on the liner Queen Elizabeth.
The Christophers brothers were the subject of the book "The Poppy Boys" by Southland Boy's High School archivist Lynley Dear.
Thurs 21 April 2016, 10:00am
Members are invited to share their memories of growing up, whether in New Zealand or abroad.
Thurs 12 May 2016, 7:30pm
See Annual General Meeting' webpage
Guest Speaker - Warwick Johnston:
For more details see Meetings Coming Up.